Yeni is the eldest daughter of the late Afro-beat legend – Fela Anikulapo Kuti. She presently co-ordinates Felabration which is an annual festivity staged to fete her father.
Fela died of AIDS related illness in 1996 and ever since his children have been keeping his memories alive. Yeni is passionate about the less privileged particularly young females and children who have either been abandoned or neglected.
She is a choreographer and uses her skills to train young up and coming performing artistes. Yeni currently serves in the organization as Chairperson of the Board.